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Maryland natural gas producers would be forced to disclose fracturing chemicals

MARYLAND By The Associated Press April 14, 2014 - 05:04 am (Photo: Associated Press) Decrease Increase Text size OAKLAND, Md. (AP) - An advisory panel is considering a state proposal ...  Visit website

Motorcyclist dies in 3-vehicle crash on I-95 in Maryland

CALVERTON, Md. (WJLA) -A motorcyclist is dead following a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 in Prince George's County on Saturday evening. Continue reading Authorities haven't yet released ...  Visit website

Maryland ready to buy land to build light-rail Purple Line

COMMUTE By The Associated Press April 12, 2014 - 09:27 pm Image: Maryland Transit Administration Decrease Increase Text size BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Hundreds of people who own land in ...  Visit website

Jose Antonio Quintano-Claros arrested in Maryland pregnant rape case

MARYLAND By The Associated Press April 11, 2014 - 04:16 pm Decrease Increase Text size ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) - Montgomery County Police have arrested a man in the rape ...  Visit website

Maryland To Receive Federal Disaster Aid For Harsh Winter

Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Maryland is getting some federal help to pay for our unusually harsh ...  Visit website

Surprise solider homecoming makes spring sweet for Maryland children

Clarksburg, MD (WJLA)-Friday was truly a beautiful spring day for two Clarksburg High School students. Continue reading Ashley and Taylor Campbell thought they would be chatting on-air ...  Visit website

Maryland will no longer enforce limit on state campaign contributions

MARYLAND By The Associated Press April 11, 2014 - 01:32 pm Decrease Increase Text size ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland elections officials say they will no longer enforce a ...  Visit website

Cleare, Faust, Peters Transfer From Maryland

Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Three Maryland basketball players have been granted ...  Visit website

'Mom power' has a big impact on Maryland lawmakers

(WJLA) - When Shannon Moore went to Annapolis to convince legislators they needed to liberalize medical marijuana laws, she knew they would listen. Continue reading "I don't ...  Visit website

Maryland correctional officer sentenced to prison for beating inmate

BALTIMORE (AP) - A former Maryland correctional officer is starting a 2 1/2-year federal prison term for conspiring to severely beat an inmate who had ...  Visit website

Maryland Man Imprisoned In Cuba Since 2009 Begins Hunger Strike

Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up WASHINGTON (AP) — An American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than ...  Visit website

DAYBREAK DAILY: Va. House again flexes muscle against Medicaid expansion

ABC7 WEATHER: Partly sunny with highs in the mid 60s.   Continue reading ‘GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON’: Among the reports – Maryland wraps up its General Assembly ...  Visit website

Maryland Passes ‘Jake’s Law,’ Bill On Distracted Driving

Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause ...  Visit website

Man in custody for UMD peeping tom case

(WJLA) - Police say a man is in custody in connection with a peeping tom incident inside a women's bathroom at the University of Maryland ...  Visit website

Maryland lawmakers reach compromise on medical marijuana

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available. Continue reading Both chambers passed ...  Visit website

2 Arrested In Altercation At Maryland House Office Building

Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Police say an altercation broke out in the office building ...  Visit website

Amtrak train pulls down power lines, halts traffic in both directions

BOWIE, MD. (WJLA) - An Amtrak train accidentally pulled down power lines in the area of Bowie, Md. Thursday morning, forcing traffic on the line ...  Visit website

Maryland Terrapins Women’s Basketball Coach Brenda Frese As Her Lady Terps Head To The Final Four

Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up Brenda Frese is a National Championship winning head coach for the Maryland ...  Visit website

Crash causes back ups on Beltway in Md.

(WJLA) - A crash on the inner loop of the Beltway in Maryland tied up traffic Thursday morning. It happened around 5 a.m. just past ...  Visit website

Md. panel to get update on health exchange

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - A legislative oversight panel on Maryland's troubled health exchanged is holding a meeting to get an update from state officials. Continue reading The ...  Visit website

House committee reworks marijuana bill

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland's legislature apparently won't eliminate criminal policies for marijuana possession this year, but it will likely take a step in that ...  Visit website

Maryland to raise its minimum wage to $11.50

More workers in Maryland will get a boost in pay as a second county in the state has agreed to raise its minimum wage. The Prince ... Full story

Two stadium security guards fired for taking pictures with Tom Brady

If you're lucky enough to land a job that gets you into an NFL game for free, part of the deal is that you're not ... Full story

U.S. Judge Rejects Requests to Halt Maryland Gun Law

A federal judge on Tuesday rejected requests to suspend Maryland's new ban on the sale of assault rifles and to halt enforcement of a new ... Full story

Columbia Mall's Open-Air Addition to Open in November

The new 70,000-square-foot wing of The Mall in Columbia is scheduled to open in November along with two new retailers, according to a news release. Soma ... Full story

Man Fatally Shot in Northeast Baltimore

Homicide detectives are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a man in Northeast Baltimore late Tuesday night. Baltimore police officers responded to the 1500 ... Full story

Man Robbed of Shoes and Shorts in Annapolis

Annapolis Police say a man was robbed of his shoes, socks and shorts as part of an incident  Tuesday evening. The incident occurred at about 10:50 ... Full story

Lead Poisoning Cases Continue to Decline

The number of Maryland children poisoned by lead fell to a new low again last year, even as state officials expanded their effort to deal ... Full story

Making a Stand Against Common Core and Dull Non-Debates

A couple of reality points in the aftermath of the foolish arrest of Robert Small at that forum last week on the new Common Core ... Full story

Couple Resurrecting Timoniac Scaregrounds Attraction

This week, as in Halloween seasons of yore, a sinister, supernatural and mysteriously menacing traveling carnival — run by a character known as the Timoniac ... Full story

State university rated No. 1 party school by Playboy

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Playboy magazine says the University of Virginia is America's top party school. The magazine's 2012 Top Party Schools list is featured in the ... Full story

TVA funds school construction

KINGSTON, Tenn. - A rural East Tennessee school system has wrapped up an ambitious school construction program, paid for by TVA after a disastrous coal ... Full story

Ex-housecleaner busted in $3M bust burglary

PHILADELPHIA - A rare bust of Benjamin Franklin worth $3 million has been recovered almost a month after it was stolen from a suburban Philadelphia ... Full story

Forty-four senators write Cuban president about Md. man imprisoned

WASHINGTON - Forty-four senators have written to Cuba's president to call for the release of a Maryland man imprisoned in Cuba for almost three years. The ... Full story

Horse That Won 1983 Preakness Dies

DARLINGTON, Md. (AP) - Horse-racing fans are mourning the death of Deputed Testamony, winner of the 1983 Preakness Stakes. The Baltimore Sun reports that the 32-year-old ... Full story

2 Carroll County Wineries Join Wine Festival

WESTMINSTER, Md. - A wine festival in Maryland will include two new wineries from Carroll County. The Carroll County Times reports the two wineries joining The ... Full story

Lady Gaga's Meat Dress to Be Shown in DC Museum

WASHINGTON - Lady Gaga's famous meat dress has made its way to Washington, along with Loretta Lynn's song about "The Pill" and other relics from ... Full story

Former UVA Lacrosse Player Seeks Leniency in Slaying

RICHMOND, Va. - Attorneys for a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend are asking a judge to reduce a jury's ... Full story

Man Commits Suicide After Shooting Girlfriend

ABERDEEN, Md. - Authorities say an Aberdeen man fatally shot himself after shooting and injuring his live-in girlfriend.   The Harford County Sheriff's Office says the 48-year-old ... Full story

Student Pleads Guilty in Vermont Car Accident

NORTHFIELD, Vt. - A former student from Vermont's Norwich University who police say was driving drunk when he crashed, killing a fellow student, has pleaded ... Full story

Reward Offered For Info in Charles County Killings

La PLATA, Md. - The Charles County Sheriff's Office says rewards of up to $6,000 are being offered for information about a slaying in La ... Full story

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